Poll: U.S. Catholics back same-sex marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Amid growing support for same-sex marriage nationwide, a new poll from Quinnipiac University shows that most Catholics in the U.S. also back same-sex marriage, despite the more…

Life in jail for cutting an Amish beard?

by Garth Kant -- When is cutting someone's beard a hate crime worthy of a life sentence? When the federal government says so. Sixteen members of an Amish community in Bergholz, Ohio, more…

No Bible for Brennan swearing in

by -NO AUTHOR- -- When Obama security adviser John Brennan was sworn into office as chief of the Central Intelligence Agency, he put his hand not on a Bible, but on a more…

GREG LAURIE: The weirdoes in Christendom

by Greg Laurie -- I am amazed at some of the crazy things professing Christians will buy into. It seems like every few years a new fad comes along that gets everyone more…

Clashes at iconic Al-Aqsa mosque

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) TEL AVIV, Israel - Dozens of Israeli security officers and Palestinian worshipers clashed at the Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem on Friday, amid rising tensions ahead of more…

Woman sings to God, gets tossed off train

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="FtNHkwYToOMwfuUpACkip7hF1R3JJPd0"] MIAMI - The mayor of Miami-Dade County, Florida has apologized to an 82-year-old woman who was forcibly removed from a Metrorail train while singing religious hymns. more…

Students told: 'It's pork or no meat'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Pupils at a school in France will no longer be given a substitute meat if they don't eat pork, as local authorities try to cut down more…

Kentucky's religious freedom bill advances

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Lexington Herald-Leader) A bill intended to clarify religious freedom in Kentucky advanced in the legislature Wednesday over the objections of groups who fear that the measure could be more…

Gifted student called 'a rarity'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Davis Enterprise) What does it truly mean to be a gifted child in Davis? Because apparently there is gifted, and then there is Don-Wook Shin. Shin, now a more…